Hazard-Herald- RSS SPORTS Feed http://hazard-herald.com/section/SPORTS http://hazard-herald.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:44:59 EST 1800 It’s official—UK football season is here http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50319899/Its-officialUK-football-season-is-here Finally, after Cal's Cats' Big Blue Bahamas tour stole the thunder away from Stoops' troops and UK football for the last week and a half, we can get down to some serious UK and SEC football talk. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:18:02 EST Hazard boys’ soccer ready for the season http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50252416/Hazard-boys-soccer-ready-for-the-season The Hazard Bulldog boys' soccer team is preparing for the upcoming season. The Bulldogs went 2-11 last season, and are looking to improve their standings. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:58:03 EST Commodores are hitting the field running http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50252496/Commodores-are-hitting-the-field-running The Perry County Central Commodore boys' soccer team is ready to start the 2014 season, and are looking to hit the field running. The Commodores made it to the finals of the region last season, loosing in a penalty kick shootout, and are looking... Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:59:05 EST Perry volleyball looking to improve http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50252532/Perry-volleyball-looking-to-improve The Perry County Central volleyball team suffered through one of their least productive seasons last year, finishing with a disappointing 6-18 record. This season the Lady Commodores are looking to improve, and get back to the level of play they are... Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:59:03 EST Lady Commodore soccer looking to region title http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50253043/Lady-Commodore-soccer-looking-to-region-title The Perry County Central Lady Commodores may not have posted a stellar record (9-9-1) last season, but they were able to make a run in the region tournament. The Lady Commodores will be looking to capture the region title this season. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:57:03 EST Perry football under new leadership http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50252736/Perry-football-under-new-leadership The Perry County Central football team will be hitting the field this season under new leadership as former Commodore standout Jordan Amis will take the helm. Amis is a recent member of the University of Pikeville football team. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:55:05 EST Hazard sets sights on return to state http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50252094/Hazard-sets-sights-on-return-to-state The Hazard Lady Bulldogs completed a task last season that had on be accomplished since volleyball was instated as a high school sport. The Lady Bulldogs unseated the Letcher County Lady Cougars as region champs. The 14th region had not sent a... Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:53:04 EST Hazard lady soccer looking toward postseason play http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50252872/Hazard-lady-soccer-looking-toward-postseason-play The Hazard Lady Bulldog soccer team finished last season with a 10-9 record, but failed to get out of the district. The Lady Bulldogs will have a new coach directing them this season as Effie Stidham takes over the team. Coach Stidham remarked,... Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:49:06 EST Hazard football reloading for run at state title http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50252213/Hazard-football-reloading-for-run-at-state-title For most teams, last year's run through the region would be considered a successful season, but not for the Hazard Bulldogs. After winning the state tournament a couple of years ago, nothing short of another state title will... Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:47:10 EST Kentucky hosts PGA Championship http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50253386/Kentucky-hosts-PGA-Championship Golf has long been a sport followed and enjoyed by many around the state of Kentucky. It is not often that the state becomes the stage for one of the largest golf events of the year. In 2008, Louisville's Valhalla Golf Club was the venue for the... Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:46:02 EST All Wildcats, all day this week at home and abroad http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50237298/All-Wildcats-all-day-this-week-at-home-and-abroad Craziest August I've ever experienced. Won't stop raining and I'm talking across the entire Commonwealth, UK basketball is being played in—of all places—the Bahamas, while being televised worldwide, and after two... Mon, 11 Aug 2014 10:21:07 EST Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Another good fall squirrel season expected http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50175870/Kentucky-Afield-Outdoors:-Another-good-fall-squirrel-season-expected FRANKFORT – Generations of hunters have honed basic hunting skills and techniques and provided tasty table fare by stalking the forest for squirrels. Tue, 5 Aug 2014 13:11:03 EST Stoops Troops 2014 fall camp opens this week http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50176484/Stoops-Troops-2014-fall-camp-opens-this-week Mark Stoops embarks on the second season of his UK Wildcat football era this Monday at the Nutter Training Center and by week's end on Friday we should have some answers on several different topics concerning the present state of the program... Tue, 5 Aug 2014 10:21:03 EST Hazard-Perry downs Ohio to keep hopes alive http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50175971/Hazard-Perry-downs-Ohio-to-keep-hopes-alive On Monday, the Hazard-Perry All-Stars took on the All-Stars from Ohio. Hazard-Perry needed a win if they were going to keep their hopes alive in the national tournament. Tue, 5 Aug 2014 09:58:03 EST Junior All-Stars edge Minnesota http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50175931/Junior-All-Stars-edge-Minnesota After dropping their first two games of the National tournament to Michigan and Iowa, the Hazard-Perry All-Stars regrouped in their game with Minnesota. Down 7-5 after five innings, Hazard-Perry had their backs to the wall. In their final at bat, they... Tue, 5 Aug 2014 09:58:02 EST Earnhardt notches third win http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50176004/Earnhardt-notches-third-win NASCAR turned into Lake Pond, Pennsylvania this past weekend for the GoBowling.com 400. Entering the race, Jeff Gordon was in first place in the points standing, with Dale Earnhardt Jr. making a strong push for the lead. Tue, 5 Aug 2014 09:57:02 EST Local martial artists win at Bluegrass State Games http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/50168442/Local-martial-artists-win-at-Bluegrass-State-Games On Saturday, July 26, Roger Holland's Martial Arts-Homeplace students participated in the 30th Anniversary of the Bluegrass State Games.This year's games were held at the Lexington Christian Academy in Lexington, Ky. Mon, 4 Aug 2014 16:18:07 EST Cordia High School receives sanctions from KHSAA http://hazard-herald.com/news/sports/50100185/Cordia-High-School-receives-sanctions-from-KHSAA LEXINGTON - The Kentucky High School Athletic Association has handed down sanctions to Cordia High School following a nearly yearlong investigation for violations of KHSAA bylaws including Bylaw 1 (Responsibility of Eligibility), Bylaw 4 (Enrollment... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:30:05 EST Hazard-Perry 9/10 wins state crown http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/50101460/Hazard-Perry-9/10-wins-state-crown Last week, the Hazard-Perry 9- and 10-year-old All-Stars made the trip to Bowling Green to participate in the state tournament. When the red brick dust had cleared, the local all-stars had captured the state crown with a 9-7 win over Bowling Green... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:13:07 EST Hazard-Perry nabs junior league title http://hazard-herald.com/news/home_top-sports/50101269/Hazard-Perry-nabs-junior-league-title After losing their first game with Paintsville, Hazard-Perry was able to pull over an exciting win to force a third game for the title. This game would follow the same pattern as the second, and would go to the very last at bat to be... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:56:08 EST